This undated artist's rendering provided by Boeing Co. shows Boeing's NewGen Tanker that the Chicago-based company has proposed to the U.S. Air Force. Boeing is competing with European Aeronautic ... more 
This undated artist's rendering provided by Boeing Co. shows Boeing's NewGen Tanker that the Chicago-based company has proposed to the U.S. Air Force. Boeing is competing with European Aeronautic Defense and Space Company (EADS) to win a $35 billion Pentagon contract to build nearly 200 giant airborne refueling tankers, to replace the Air Force's Eisenhower-era KC-135's. The Boeing aircraft is based on the company’s 767 commercial airplane, and would will be built at existing company facilities, Boeing says. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Boeing
Sun, Feb 27, 2011 4:25 PM EST